Ali has conducted a range of reviews:
- Evaluation of the Hull Curriculum Hull Heritage Learning. The Hull Curriculum was highly commended in the 2017 Museum and Heritage Awards
- Under the Skin: An Evaluation of Engagement Activities supporting the SKIN: Freud, Mueck and Tunick Exhibition 2017 Hull Heritage learning activities for the UK City of Culture
- Curatorial advisors networks both regionally for MLA Yorkshire and then nationally for theArts Council. Ali wrote the Museum Mentor’s handbook http://www.artscouncil.org.uk/sites/default/files/download-file/Museum_Mentors.pdf
- History to Health Research into Changing Health Agendas for the UK Medical CollectionsGroup.